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Home Sec Amber Rudd: Yeah, I don't understand encryption. So what?

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Re: But this isn't a new area for legislation

"I don't need to understand how encryption works to understand how it's helping – end-to-end encryption – the criminals."

What needs to be fed back against this is that it's simply a tool and like any other tool, has its good and bad uses. In this case its good use is the securing of everyday commercial transactions. In trying to destroy it you are helping criminals Home Secretary.

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